Tag Archive: Jose Padilla

Law and Disorder Radio – Rumsfeld Resigns, Laying the Foundation for a Police State, Part 2: Tracking the Disappeared, Guantanamo, Al-Marri & Jose Padilla – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

¬†¬†Rumsfeld Resigns               Examining the Foundation of a Police State: Tracking the Disappeared In this second part of this four-part series, we take a look through the eyes and experiences of our guest attorneys…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Law and Disorder Radio – Letters from Young Activists – Jose Padilla Ruling – Anatomy of a Dirty Bomb – Abu Ali Case: Reverse Rendition – Witness to Torture – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Letters from Young Activists In letters addressed to their parents, to past generations, to each other, to the youth of tomorrow and to their future selves, the authors articulate their vision for the world as they work towards racial,…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Hamdi and Padilla Supreme Court Rulings – Al Shimari v CACI Case – Guantanamo: What the World Should Know – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Hosts interview key defense attorneys and discuss the civil rights implications of recent Supreme Court rulings on the Hamdi/Padilla cases and also recent prison torture cases involving two corporations, Titan & CACI. Among the guests: Joe Margulies, Susan Burke, Donna…
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Supreme Court To Hear First Case on Guantanamo Detainees – Democracy Now Transcript

The Supreme Court agreed yesterday to decide whether prisoners at Guantanamo Bay are entitled to access to civilian courts to challenge their open-ended detention. We speak with Michael Ratner of the Center for Constitutional Rights. It is the first time…
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Supreme Court To Hear First Case on Guantanamo Detainees – Democracy Now Video

The Supreme Court agreed yesterday to decide whether prisoners at Guantanamo Bay are entitled to access to civilian courts to challenge their open-ended detention.

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Civil Liberties Challenges After 9/11 – Balancing Liberty and Security Symposium – University of Colorado Boulder – Speech Notes and Supporting Documents – PDF

2003 University of Colorado Boulder Wedgwood Discussion Notes 2003 Supporting Documents for UC Boulder Talk

Civil Liberties

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The War on Terrorism: Guantanamo Prisoners, Military Commissions, and Torture – in Lost Liberties: Ashcroft and the Assault on Personal Freedom – Draft Chapter – PDF

2003 The War on Terrorism: The Guantanamo Prisoners, Military Commissions and Torture (draft) 2003 The War on Terrorism: The Guantanamo Prisoners, Military Commissions and Torture (published chapter) Imagine the following scenario. Somewhere in the world, the United States fights a…
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A Dangerous Blurring of Two Kinds of Laws – Letter to the Editor Wall Street Journal – PDF

2002 A Dangerous Blurring of Two Kinds of Laws Unfortunately, your Dec. 10 editorial “An ‘Enemy Combatant’s’ Rights” may be accurate in describing Judge Mukasey’s opinion in the Padilla case as a victory for the president. To the extent that…
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Unfortunately Mukasey – Letter to the Editor NY Times (unpublished)

2002 NYT Letter December 11 Unfortunately Mukasey Unfortunately, the editorial, “An ‘Enemy Combatant’s’ Rights” (Dec. 10) may be accurate in describing Judge Mukasey’s opinion in the Padilla case as a victory for the President. To the extent that the decision…
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